A couple of weeks ago, NCP had a workshop on Evaluating Images. I got a lot out of it and had a second look at the image above. Some key criteria from the workshop jumped out. Things like Expressive Language and Simplification, Perspective and Texture. From that, the following image emerged.
The mind works in mysterious ways but it needs stimulus. I believe I found a mood and a story that hadn’t occurred to me prior to that workshop. I was pretty happy and so too was the judge at our July competition.